Browsing Research Articles (Dogmatics and Christian Ethics) by Title

Browsing Research Articles (Dogmatics and Christian Ethics) by Title

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  • Rabie-Boshoff, Annelien; Buitendag, Johan (AOSIS, 2020-10)
    The basic challenge that readers of the New Testament face is not only about what Jesus Christ teaches but who he is. Functional Christology has developed at the expense of ontological Christology. This challenge centres ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (OpenJournals Publishing, 2009)
    Chairperson's address at the launch of HTS online by AOSIS (OJP) in the Senate Hall of the University of Pretoria on 2 March 2009.
  • Busch, Eberhard (AOSIS Open Journals, 2014-08-12)
    In this contribution, the author reflects on Question 52 of the Heidelberg Catechism where it asks: ‘What comfort is it to you that Christ “shall come to judge the living and the dead”?’ The author points out possible ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (LitNet, 2019)
    Wanneer Moltmann skepping en evolusie bespreek, bestempel hy sy metodologie as ’n “teologiese natuur-hermeneutiek” wat met die natuurverskynsels in die lig van die ewigheid omgaan. Met hierdie benadering word die kern van ...
  • Paradza, Kudakwashe (AOSIS Open Journals, 2019-11-11)
    The Christian church in Zimbabwe radically indicated the courage and consciousness to identify itself with the struggle for liberation of the marginalised, the oppressed and the impoverished, more specifically in the ...
  • De Villiers, D.E. (Dawid Etienne) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2008)
    The question in the heading is dealt with in the article by splitting it up in three sub-questions: 1. Does the South African society has need for what the DRC can offer? 2. Does the DRC still have the room and opportunity ...
  • Bentley, Wessel (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    The article describes briefly Karl Barth's views on church, its role in politics and how it relates to culture. This is done by identifying the way in which the church participates in the social realm through its relationship ...
  • Veldsman, D.P. (Daniel Petrus), 1959- (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    Can the great 20th century systematic theologian Karl Barth justify the fundamental beliefs he holds regarding the priority of God's revelation in Jesus Christ as put forward in his impressive and comprehensive Kirchliche ...
  • Groenewald, Andre Johannes (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    Karl Barth saw in natural theology a threat to the church of Christ. He was convinced that the so-called "German Christians" under the influence of the National Socialist Party practised natural theology. He advocated the ...
  • Bentley, Wessel (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2009)
    As the Church is moving towards its 21st century of existence, it is confronted by challenges it has never known before. This changing world demands self-reflection within the Church. It has to consider its place, identity ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2002)
    This article gives a brief synopsis of Karl Heim's understanding of space in terms of its present and past spheres and the overarching metapolar sphere of God where all dichotomies are being resolved. The rather clas-sical ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2003)
    Whereas a preceding article focused on Heim's understanding of "space", this article focuses on "time". It is believed that Heim made an enormous contribution to the debate between theology and natural sciences and that ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2003)
    This article investigates the rather unknown theme of “corporate identity and corporate image” as applied to the church. Starting from the premise that corporate identity enables us to communicate change, direction and a ...
  • Papp, Kalman Diederik (AOSIS Open Journals, 2013-05-22)
    This study describes how reverend Kálmán Papp (1924– ) was able to leave his land of origin behind under difficult, unasked-for and compelling circumstances and embrace a new future in a far-off and unknown country. ...
  • Van Wyk, Tanya (OpenJournals Publishing, 2012-10-09)
    From a narrative theological perspective, the article tells the story of the church which has always been characterised by a tension between unity and plurality. The article illustrates that the root of the tension can ...
  • Van Wyk, Tanya (Open Journals Systems, 2012-10-09)
    A previous article illlustrated that the root of the tension between unity and plurality in the church can be found in an epistemology charcaterised by binary opposisions. This article describes this epistemology and, ...
  • Buitendag, Johan (LitNet, 2019)
    Hierdie artikel ondersoek die raakvlakke tussen teologie en wetenskap in die lig van die dreigende ekologiese krisis.1 Die gevolgtrekking is dat teologie in hierdie diskoers geneig is om al hoe meer induktief te werk te ...
  • Marais, Sarel Johannes Lodewikus (OpenJournals Publishing, 2011-12-05)
    Heyns was probably the most noteworthy Afrikaans speaking theologian of the 20th century, considering the quantity of Afrikaans theological publications from his pen. It is a well known fact that he used the kingdom of ...
  • De Villiers, D.E. (Dawid Etienne) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2006)
    The article demonstrates that the present differences Christians have in morally evaluating homosexuality in general and steady homosexual relationships in particular, can be related to the decisions they take at four ...
  • Baskwell, Patrick (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2006-11)
    Was Abraham Kuyper, scholar, statesman, and university founder, the ideological father of Apartheid in South Africa? Many belief so. But, there are others, amongst them George Harinck of the Free University in Amsterdam, ...